|Statement||by James A. Williamson.|
|Series||The Ford lectures for 1939-40|
|LC Classifications||DA27 .W5|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||42009295|
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Ocean studies are the best! And we always include books to not only entertain us with fascinating facts, but we also look to expand out knowledge on the vast space filled with water and its amazing creatures! In this post, we will list a fun group of ocean books for kids. They will really enjoy them! For much of the s, the UK led the world-wide revolution in home computing. At the heart of the fledgling industry, which grew to be a billion-dollar-a-year business, Ocean Software led the way as a creative developer and publisher. Its history of innovation, expansion and triumphs established the company as a global brand. The history of how this changed—of how the depths became a scientific passion and a cultural obsession, an engineering challenge and a political attraction—is the story that unfolds in Fathoming the Ocean. In a history at once scientific and cultural, Helen Rozwadowski shows us how the Western imagination awoke to the ocean’s. Autonomous Underwater Vehicles are designed with the intelligence to perform their tasks, identify problems, and adapt to different situations. AUVs can help protect our environment, as well as mitigate threats to our national security. And now, they are even being used to search for sunken history.